Originally Posted by cizastro
I think Holtby is going to be a fantastic goalie and have always been of the mindset that Backstrom is one of the more consistent goalies in the NHL (when healthy).
In a keeper I'm not as high on Backstrom, but for one year leagues he's bound to get you a respectable GAA along with a SV% north of 91%. I'll take that every time.
I know I have been debating this for a while now. I think I like Backstrom more than Ward or Varlamov, but just can't get myself to pull the trigger...
8 Team Yahoo Weekly H2H (1yr)
3C, 3LW, 3RW, 6D, 1Util, 2G, 4BN, 3IR
G, A, +/-, PPG, PPA, SHG, SHA, GWG, SOG, FW, HIT, BLK
W, L, GA, GAA, SV, SA, SV%, SHO
C: Tavares, Eric Staal, Getzlaf, Ribeiro
LW: Lupul (LW,RW), Hartnell, Elias (C,LW), Cammalleri (C,LW), Ott (C,LW)
RW: Malkin (C,RW), Backes (C,RW), Seguin (C,RW), Callahan
D: Pietrangelo, Ekman-Larsson, Subban, Bouwmeester, Streit, Burns (D,RW), Wisniewski
G: Rask, Backstrom, Bobrovsky
IR: Spezza (C), Oshie (C,RW)